Typhoon Kit 101

Every area of the globe has a potential natural disaster risk. Some have multiple threats. Island living means you’ve got the risk of typhoons, tsunamis, and even earthquakes. Welcome to Okinawa. When you first get to the island, you go through a basic crash course […]

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What Are Essential Oils?

Essential oils are becoming very popular today with several companies selling them directly to consumers. What exactly are they though? How are they made? Don’t worry if you feel overwhelmed. At first, I felt the exact same way. I am here to help you! Medicinenet.com defines […]

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DIY Wooden Shelf

If y’all follow me on Instagram, I made a post in mid June about a wooden shelf DIY I did. My friend and nail tech, Betty, invited a few ladies over to her house to create this super easy project. After I got home and […]

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The Simple Path to Wealth by JL Collins

Within the last year, David has become completely engulfed in the financial independence scene. It’s really interesting to hear his strategies and the methods behind his madness. Not working forever and retiring before 50 sounds like a total dream. It’s a dream that he’s moving […]

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Why Essential Oils?

I’m sure you’ve seen those moms on Facebook who are very opinionated. They always have something to say about diapering, baby wearing, medicine, and the list goes on. I bet you’ve also seen the articles and quizzes about what kind of mom you are. Are you […]

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Restaurant Review: Sunabe Gyros

Confession: I have never had Greek food before. When I told David this, I thought he was going to fall out of his chair. I couldn’t tell you where any Greek restaurants are in Fort Worth. I didn’t even know there was an option in […]

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Memorial Day Weekend Johnsen Style

It’s another holiday weekend in the American calendar and David has an extended weekend. Thank goodness because I feel like Ava and I barely see him. He works so hard and we are incredibly proud of him. Memorial Day Weekend is normally filled with tons […]

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Prenatal Classes Galore

One of the wonderful things about the naval hospital in Okinawa is they offer a plethora of prenatal classes. The classes become available to you when you hit 28 weeks and can be taken as much as you want. All you have to do is […]

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